Were you looking for information about Policosanol? Policosonal is a common misspelling of policosanol.
Policosanol is often used for the treatment of high cholesterol. It is an herbal supplement (derived from plant waxes) that appears to decrease cholesterol production in the liver and increase cholesterol breakdown in the body. You should talk to your healthcare provider prior to using policosanol products if you have a bleeding disorder, have any allergies, are pregnant, or are breastfeeding. Potential side effects of the dietary supplement include drowsiness, upset stomach, migraines, and insomnia.
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